Ulla Hasager, PhD in Anthropology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Director of Civic Engagement for the College of Social Sciences at UHM, working out of the innovative ACCESS department, which combines engagement and advising. She teaches Ethnic Studies and general Social Sciences courses and is specialized in environmental and global anthropology, sustainability, the Pacific, ethnicity and indigeneity, civic/community engagement, and trans-disciplinary education. She organizes professional development for faculty, graduate students, and community partners and creates and leads innovative community-engagement and service-learning programs such as the Mālama I Nā Ahupuaʻa (trans-institutional/disciplinary cultural-environmental program, recognized as a high-impact educational model in sustainability education).
Interests: water, food, energy, indigenous wisdom, social justice, trans-disciplinary collaboration
UN SDG’s: SDG 1 No Poverty, SDG 2 No Hunger, SDG 3 Good Health, SDG 4 Quality Education, SDG 5 Gender Equality, SDG 6 Clean Water & Sanitation, SDG 7 Renewable Energy, SDG 8 Good Jobs & Economic Growth, SDG 9 Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, SDG 10 Reduced Inequalities, SDG 11 Sustaianble Cities & Communities, SDG 12 Responsible Consumption, SDG 13 Climate Action, SDG 14 Life Below Water, SDG 15 Life on Land, SDG 16 Peace & Justice, SDG 17 Partnerships for the Goals